Europe is a diverse continent with a huge amount of countries to visit, each one offering something different than the last.  From snow to sunshine, countryside to cities – you will find what you’re looking for here.

One of the most popular with European tourists, particularly the British, is Spain.  You may choose to visit for a beach holiday, a walking tour or city break – the options open to you are endless.  Barcelona is one of the most popular cities in Europe and one of the most beautiful.  There is an array of bars, restaurants, architecture and history meaning a visit here will leave you wanting to return to take in what you missed the first time.  The Balearic Islands are also extremely popular with year round sunshine, they are an excellent choice for a family holiday in the sun with many hotels offering all inclusive on a budget.

If you love a country swimming in history and built around amazing food then Italy is for you.  This country really does have it all, beautiful landscapes and hoards of art treasures to visit.  Probably the most obvious city to visit in Italy is Rome, which is one of the most fascinating cities in the world.  It is home to the Colosseum, the Forum and Palatine Hill which are all well worth a visit along with a trip to The Vatican City which offers many tours on foot.  The food here is exquisite and possibly some of the best in Europe, no matter where you choose to eat from low budget to high end, you will still experience the authentic taste if Italy.

Whether you’re a resident or a tourist, England is a great country to explore.  When thinking of England a lot of people will automatically think of its capital city of London.  London is an amazing, diverse city and has so many things for you to do whether it be a trip to the West End to take in a show, a boat trip along the River Thames or the city sightseeing bus which offers hop on hop off and is a great way of seeing the sights.  The complete opposite sort of life is found in The Lake District, with its many charming villages and country inns offering a cold pint of bitter in front of a roaring log fire to welcome you after a long day hiking over the fells and hills.  This country will have something for you whatever the mood.

The sheer number of countries in Europe mean you will find whatever it is you’re looking for without having to fly thousands of miles.

Top destinations in Europe